ISBN 9780070671126,Power System Operation

Power System Operation



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2009

ISBN 9780070671126

ISBN-10 0070671125


Edition 3rd
Number of Pages 283 Pages
Language (English)


Long established as the standard reference for the power system operating professionals, this definitive guide provides full coverage of the essential principles and methods of electric power system operation. This revised and expanded Third Edition fully explains how power systems work, providing detailed information on power production, transmission substations, and circuits and control systems for electric power facilities. Critical information is included on power system controls ... protection and stability of power systems ... economic operation ... telemetering ... supervisory control ... data acquisition ... and extra high voltage systems. The Third Edition provides timely material on substation arrangements, new methods of power production, reliability factors, and system protection. End-of-chapter questions and summaries highlight key points--to further extend the guide's value in assuring safe, reliable, and economic operation of power systems and equipment in any facility. TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction 1. Basic Principles. 2. Transfer of Energy in Power Systems. 3. VAR Flows. 4. Economic Operation of Power Systems. 5. Power System Control. 6. Energy Accounting in Interconnected Disciplines. 7. Power System Communication. 8. Telemetering Methods. 9. Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition System. 10. Power System Reliability Factors. 11. Power System Protection. 12. Power System Stability. 13. EHV Operation.Glossary Appendices Index